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National Capital Radio and Television Museum
2608 Mitchellville Rd, Bowie, MD 20716
The National Capital Radio & Television Museum in Bowie, Maryland, was established to educate the public on the development and history of electronic media while exhibiting a collection of radio and television technology from the past. It is organized into seven related exhibit galleries: "Wireless Beginnings," "Birth of Broadcasting," "Radio Comes of Age," "Radio’s Golden Age," "Post-War Radio," "Rise of Television" and "How it all Works." Visitor hours are Fridays 10 AM to 5 PM, Saturdays and Sundays 1 PM to 5 PM. Groups and school tours are arranged by prior appointment. Admission is free, although donations are welcomed.
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